Archive for September 5th, 2020

Good Morning! Today is September 5th, 2020. Our subject Gerald Max Whaley, II

on September 5, 2020, 6:11 AM / in People, Religion

On September 2, of this week Gerald Max Whaley, II left this world into the hands of God. Mr. Gerald Max Whaley, II, age 57, passed away on September 2, 2020, in Jackson, TN. He was born on January 7, 1963, in Humboldt, TN to the late Gerald Max Whaley and Barbara Nash Whaley. Mr. Whaley is survived by his sister, […]

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The James Gang

on September 5, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

Good morning. It’s September 5, 2020. On this date in 1847, the Rev. Robert S. James and his wife, Zerelda, welcomed their second son into the world. The infant’s older brother was named Alexander Franklin. The baby was christened Jesse Woodson. The world would come to know them as Jesse James and Frank James — or, sometimes, just the James […]

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This Day in History September 5th

This Day in History September 5th

on September 5, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

September 5 is the 248th day of the year (249th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 117 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Bertin Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Genebald Gregorio Aglipay (Episcopal Church) Zechariah and Elisabeth (Anglican and Eastern Orthodox Church) September 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Earliest date on which Jeûne […]

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Hard Labor

Hard Labor

on September 5, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Whatever you do, do it heartily, as to the Lord and not to men. – Colossians 3:23  Read: 2 Thessalonians 3:7-13  It’s one of life’s ironies that on Labor Day in the US and Canada, most of the workers get the day off. But that’s for good reason. What better way to reward a hard-working populace than to give the laborers […]

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Upside Down and Happy

on September 5, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Opinion, Religion

By Steve Berman  /  The Insurgent It’s Labor Day weekend, so let’s take a break from politics–we’ve covered football and beer, so I’ll deal with labor. The best advice ever given me was by my former high school English teacher when I was 18. I hated the college my parents sent me to and decided to come home. I knew […]

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The Failure of the Command Economy

The Failure of the Command Economy

on September 5, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion

Written by  Dennis Behreandt Socialist systems inevitably result in three things: shortages and restrictions on products and services, the reduction or removal of free speech and other freedoms, and government surveillance of the populace. Socialism today isn’t just about socialized medicine, though that continues to be a primary focus of modern socialist platforms. The impact of socialist programs in many nations […]

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